Stahl Library

December 2015

Hour of Code is December 7th-11th

December 7-11, 2015 is Computer Science Education Week. Stahl Elementary will be hosting an Hour of Code in the library during the week. Hour of Code provides students with an introduction into computer programming. The lessons from code.org are engaging and offer students skills in problem solving. The video below provide more information about Hour of Code or visit https://code.org/.
What Most Schools Don't Teach

Texas Bluebonnet Award

Every year 20 books are nominated for the Texas Bluebonnet Award. At the end of January, students, who have read a minimum of five Bluebonnet nominated books, are able to vote for their favorite book. The book that receives the most votes wins the award. We are encouraging all third, fourth, and fifth grade students to participate by reading the books. For a complete list of books, please visit the Texas Bluebonnet Award website.

Upcoming Events:

December 11th - Second Nine Week Reading Challenge Due

December 16th - Blackout Party for all students who completed the entire Reading Challenge

January: Third Grade Research Rapid Changes to the Earth's Surface (Natural Disasters)

January: Bluebonnet Award Voting/Party for third-fifth grade students

February 22-26 Book Fair

November Circulation Stats:

Total - 3577

K - 364

1st- 340

2nd- 851

3rd - 675

4th - 671

5th -518

Faculty - 158